in milwaukee and the state of wisconsin. we appreciate you coming. with that, i would like to turn to governor jack. the chair of the national governor's association. >> jack. >> good morning, everybody. i want to thank governor walker and his wife for doing a great job. everybody had a great time last night at the brewer's field. and we're looking forward to the rest of the weekend as well. i'm very pleased, i'm joined by governor fallon, the vice chair of nga this last year. it's been wonderful to work with her and also hickenlooper and herbert have joined us as well. you know, washington may be grit locked these days, but the governors are not. we, you know, we have to grapple with the needs of our citizens and figure out solution to the key issues of the day putting people work, and improving schools, health care, of course, infrastructure, homeland security, all of those issues. these are the issues that are on our agenda for the weekend.